NFL Active Leaders - Interception Return Average

The following is a list of the NFL active defensive leaders ranked by interception return average. Statistics are current through the 2017 NFL season and include stats accrued in NFL, AFL and APFA games.

Leaders based on 20 interceptions

      Interceptions
Player Gms Num Yds Avg Lg TD
1. A. Talib 135 34 722 21.2 104 10
2. J. Joseph 172 28 592 21.1 82t 6
3. E. Weddle 169 29 467 16.1 53 4
4. E. Thomas 121 25 392 15.7 78t 2
5. C. Hayward 83 20 303 15.2 82t 2
6. D. McCourty 123 20 298 14.9 60 0
7. G. Quin 143 24 347 14.5 56 2
8. B. Grimes 135 33 461 14.0 94t 3
9. A. Bethea 177 24 305 12.7 49t 1
10. R. Sherman 105 32 395 12.3 58t 2
11. M. Adams 206 27 326 12.1 56 2
12. P. Peterson 112 21 244 11.6 43 1
13. J. Haden 101 20 232 11.6 62 1
14. K. Coleman 116 21 238 11.3 37 2
15. V. Davis 120 22 228 10.4 42 1